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The future of the Canada-US partnership
December 08, 2011
Opinion: The future of the Canada-US partnershipBy Jayson Myers When Prime Minister Stephen Harper and President Barack Obama announced their shared v

Full report: Beyond the Border Action Plan - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters
December 07, 2011
Earlier today, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and President Barack Obama annouced Canada and the United States have agreed to implement two action plan

Going global all about strategy, timing
November 24, 2011
A prominent local economist recently remarked on how ongoing uncertainties in the global financial sector will mean going back to the drawing board wi

Canadian company seeks U.S. address, trying to counteract trade protectionism
November 23, 2011
THE 'buy America' sentiment is so strong in the U.S. heartland it's forcing some Canadian companies to pursue U.S. acquisitions just to get an America

Manufacturers drive Canada’s innovation performance, study confirms
November 21, 2011
A report on the state of advanced manufacturing in Canada details how manufacturers are using innovation, investment in advanced manufacturing technol

Becoming more competitive with Internationally Trained Workers
November 14, 2011
Becoming more competitive with Internationally Trained WorkersAn informtion session filled with tools and resources to give you the competitive edge!

Celebrate ten years of learning with the Centre for Education and Work
November 04, 2011

CME provides tools & resource to help parents guide children's careers
October 18, 2011

West will lead Canada in growth next year: BMO
October 13, 2011
TORONTO - Canada's economy will continue to slow noticeably next year, but all regions will avoid recession, the Bank of Montreal predicts in a new ou

Diane Gray: A port in the middle of the continent
September 19, 2011
Winnipeg, port city. It's an unlikely label for a Prairie city far removed from any ocean. But Diane Gray's vision, as CEO of CentrePort Canada Inc.,

Canada Seeks Exemption From Buy American Provisions Of American Jobs Act
September 15, 2011
OTTAWA (Dow Jones)--Canadian exporters said Wednesday that the current version of the White House's $447-billion job-creation plan contains protection

Innovation key to restoring manufacturing, minister says
September 12, 2011
North America can restore its manufacturing prowess and expand employment by innovating and developing value-added goods, Industry Minister Christian

From Neglect to Negligence: How the U.S. Treats Its Biggest Customer and Why Americans Should Care
August 23, 2011
Canada, America's biggest trading partner and neighbor, was largely neglected by President Obama's National Export Initiative - which has the goal o

CME advocates for changes to the SR&ED program
August 11, 2011
CME continues to advocate for changes to the SR&ED program. Read our submission to the CRA Commissioner and Minister of National Revenue on the el

Business Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION Province tags $30M to bring new products to market
July 26, 2011
APPLICATIONS are pouring in for the province's newest technology commercialization program, even as the bugs are still getting worked out of it.Staff

U.S. eyes surcharge for inbound Canada, Mexico travelers
July 11, 2011
OTTAWA—Canadian exporters warned Friday of a possible deterioration in North American trade relations due to a push in Congress to slap U.S.-bou

City water, sewers will go into RM - Service deal reached to enable CentrePort
July 05, 2011
The City of Winnipeg has agreed to extend water and sewer lines beyond its boundaries to allow industrial development to proceed in the first phase of

Manufacturing jobs increase in June, but at a slower pace: report
July 04, 2011
Growth in Canada's manufacturing sector slowed in June due to one-time issues that should be resolved over the coming months, according to a report re

Preparing for a summer Brazilian samba
June 22, 2011
Get ready for Canada to start dancing the samba this summer.  After years of both sides tentatively feeling each other out, the coming months are

Blazing a trail for the new manufacturing
June 18, 2011
Canada's policy makers are faced with unprecedented challenges as the country's manufacturing sector seeks its place in the global supply chain. Much

Budget provides important boost for manufacturers, helps sustain economic recovery: CME
June 06, 2011
OTTAWA (June 6, 2011) – The extension of the two-year write-off for manufacturing and processing technologies announced in todayʼs federal budget

Genesus pigs fly to China, Russia
June 02, 2011
Hog prices are finally rebounding enough after about three years in the tank to give producers a little profit. Statistics Canada reported Wednes

Small tech firms get funding boost
June 02, 2011
MANITOBA is quadrupling its support for technology commercialization with new financial support to help more companies get to market. The province is

Centrallia organizers spreading the word
May 12, 2011
Next week, close to 20 Manitoba business people will be going to Kansas City to attend Futurallia 2011.Organizers of a similar event in Winnipeg last

High-flying loonie can’t hold rate rise back
April 14, 2011
For now, the strong dollar is giving the Bank of Canada one more reason to keep interest rates on hold. But that cushion can’t last forever, the

Rising loonie great for travellers, hard for businesses
April 10, 2011
Canadians travelling abroad are clearly winners as the loonie flies ever higher above parity with the U.S. greenback, but many Canadian companies are

Times they are a-changing for maufactureres
March 17, 2011
As chairman of Red River College's department of mechanical, manufacturing and materials, Fred Doern has a pretty good perspective on the dynamics of

Seminar focuses on trade with Brazil
March 14, 2011
The IMF is forecasting Brazil will become the sixth-largest economy in the world this year, but Manitoba firms are still finding it a hard market to c

New government must manufacture strategy for sustaining economic growth: CME
March 13, 2011
OTTAWA – A new era in Canadian politics featuring the country’s first stable majority government in seven years will boost Canada’s

3,400 jobs created in manufacturing
March 12, 2011
The Manitoba economy churned out 3,400 new manufacturing jobs in February as the sector continued to claw its way back from the last recession, desp

High times Canadian dollar continues to gain strength, but what does that mean for Manitoba?
March 10, 2011
The Canadian dollar hit a three-year high on Wednesday, providing some inflation relief for consumers and thankfully not casting the same chill over

Protegra Featured in Profit Magazine
March 10, 2011
Did you know.... That Protegra has recently been recognized as the #1 Best Small and Medium Sized Employer in Canada according to a survey run by Que

Canadian firms rethinking logistics business models, new report shows
March 07, 2011
Despite the economic downturn, investment in distribution facilities in Canada has increased dramatically over the past five years with total annual i

City to see more growth: forecase
February 23, 2011
Manitoba's battered manufacturing sector will leap up off the canvas and lead the economic charge in Winnipeg in 2011, according to the latest metropo

Manufacturers rally behind importance of business tax cuts
February 22, 2011
WINNIPEG – Reducing business taxes creates jobs, boosts investment, makes Canada more competitive and puts more money in the pockets of the Cana

Manufacturing sees bump
February 17, 2011
Manitoba's manufacturing sector eked out a small increase in sales in December, according to new Statistics Canada figures released Wednesday. Read mo

Seminar shows importance of China strategy
February 02, 2011
Yesterday morning Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, Manitoba division brought together the knowledge and expertise of local and national compani

Corporate tax relief no 'magic' solution: Ignatieff
January 14, 2011
"CME’s President Jayson Myers explains why a lower corporate tax will help the economy and create jobs" Read Story

Manufacturers say tax cuts, businesses investment critical to economy, jobs
January 14, 2011
"CME President Jayson Myers shares importance of tax cuts and business investment to build economy" View Story

Economic Outlook for 2011
January 03, 2011
Outlook Presented by Jayson Myers Manufacturing and exporting outpaced the Canadian economy in 2010 and will do so again in 2011.  In fact, sust

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